SEC charges investment adviser with defrauding injured NFL players

Pedro Gonçalves
SEC charges investment adviser with defrauding injured NFL players

A financial advisory firm has been charged by the Securities and Exchange Commission with defrauding former professional American football players. Philip Timothy Howard and Don Warner Reinhard, former principals of Cambridge Capital Group Advisors, allegedly solicited $4.1m from about 20 players to invest in private hedge funds managed by Cambridge, which is based in Tallahassee. About half the players rolled their NFL 401(k) accounts over to the funds. More than 20% of the players' fu...

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